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Yokohama to get aerial gondolas ahead of 2020 Olympics

May 28, 2018

Yokohama to get aerial gondolas ahead of 2020 Olympics

by Kantaro Komiya

Private-sector companies with the backing of the Yokohama Municipal Government plan to build seaside aerial gondolas in the port city, aiming to attract tourists coming from abroad for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Senyo Kogyo Co., the Osaka-based amusement ride manufacturer that operates the Yokohama Cosmo ...

All Blacks to play Wallabies in Yokohama in October

Jan 31, 2018

All Blacks to play Wallabies in Yokohama in October

Japanese rugby fans will get a double dose of world champion New Zealand later this year following the announcement Wednesday that the All Blacks will play Australia in Yokohama on Oct. 27. The game at Nissan Stadium comes a week before Steve Hansen's team takes ...